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    News from Polaris

    Since Polaris Health Directions first opened its door in 1997, team members have been making waves in the field of outcomes management. Here you will find press releases and news on the company and the tireless efforts of its employees to advance understanding of what works when it comes to addressing behavioral health and associated medical issues. If you are a member of the press, and would like to speak to someone at Polaris, please e-mail us at moreinfo@polarishealth.com.

    Entries in revictimization (8)

    Tuesday
    Oct182011

    Polaris to Present on Resilience and Domestic Violence at Upcoming Alternatives 2011 Conference 

    On October 29, Dr. Linda Toche-Manley, vice president of Polaris Health Directions, will speak at the 25th annual Alternatives 2011 conference in Orlando, Fla.

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    Tuesday
    Jun212011

    Polaris Explores Developing Outcomes Management Solution for Teen Dating Violence 

    Polaris Health Directions is exploring the feasibility of building an adolescent application based on its outcomes management solution for domestic violence, Polaris-DV. Teen dating violence has become a top priority for federal agencies that are seeking to counteract the poor long-term outcomes associated with this pervasive public health problem.

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    Tuesday
    Nov022010

    Polaris Research Identifies Factors for Predicting Likelihood of Revictimization Among Abused Women 

    In response to the high rates of revictimization among abused women, Polaris Health Directions has added predictive analytics to its outcomes system for domestic violence to help treatment providers gauge the probability of repeat abuse.

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    Wednesday
    Oct202010

    New Training Platform Helps Medical Professionals Improve Care for Abused Women 

    Polaris Health Direction’s domestic violence outcomes system will soon include a training component to help medical professionals better address the psychological and behavioral issues of abused women. While health care providers consistently attend to the medical needs of domestic violence victims, the system often breaks down when it comes to addressing the emotional impact, which translates into high rates of revictimization, chronic disease and other poor long-term outcomes.

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    Tuesday
    Aug242010

    Polaris to Present at the International Conference on Violence, Abuse & Trauma 

    On Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010, Dr. Linda Toche-Manley, vice president of Polaris Health Directions, will present at the 15th annual International Conference on Violence, Abuse and Trauma, hosted by The Institute on Violence, Abuse and Trauma, in San Diego, Calif.

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